• Exploratory Opener

    Baking Soda and Vinegar VolcanoBaking soda and vinegar cause a chemical reaction that mimics what you might experience during a volcano.
    • Observe what happens when you add the vinegar.
    • Do you see or hear anything before the chemical reaction takes place?
    • Do actual volcanoes give any warning sign before they erupt? How is this volcano similar to a real volcano? How is it different?
    Mentos Volcano
  • eBooks



    Schreiber, Anne. Volcanoes! National Geographic Society, 2008. National Geographic Kids. Accessed 19 Oct. 2018.


    Gray-Wilburn. Volcanoes! Capstone, 2012. Web. 19 Oct. 2018.


    Armentrout, D. Volcanoes. Britannica Digital Learning. 2014.

  • Digital Resource Articles


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    "Volcanoes." Capstone. PebbleGo.com. Web. 12 Dec. 2014.

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    "Volcano." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 11 Aug. 2018. Accessed 19 Oct. 2018.

    "Volcán." Britannica Escolar, Encyclopædia Britannica, 11 ago. 2018. Consultado el 19 oct. 2018.

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    Mead, Maggie. "Volcano Alert!" SuperScience, Sep. 2014, pp. 10+. SIRS Discoverer, Web. 19 Oct. 2018.


  • Videos


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    Earth Science: The Basics: Grades K-02 Discovery Education, 2005 . Full Video.
    Discovery Education. Web. 10 December 2014.

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  • Websites


    American Red Cross

    "Volcano Preparedness." Volcano Safety Tips. American Red Cross, 2014. Web. 19 Oct. 2018.



    "Weather Watch: Volcanoes." Scholastic.com | Online Activities: Weather Watch. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.


    Weather Wiz Kids

    Wicker, Crystal. "Volcanoes." Weather Wiz Kids: Weather Information for Kids. Web. 18 Oct. 2018.


    FEMA link

    "Volcanoes." Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 18 Feb. 2014. Web. 19 Oct. 2018.